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Parasound Updates Halo Integrated Amp - the Hint 6

July 20th, 2018

Parasound updates the highly regarded Halo Integrated now dubbed the Hint 6 New Features (Changes from the original Halo Integrated)
  • Burr Brown analog resistor ladder volume control
  • Dimmable front panel volume display
  • Updated USB receiver is Plug and play with Windows 10 and MAC
  • An additional optical input (2 total)
  • Ball bearing supported solid aluminum v ... Read More.

Bowers & Wilkins Announce 800 Series Prestige Editions

July 16th, 2018

The 802 and 805 Prestige Edition models are acoustically unchanged from standard 800 Series Diamond loudspeakers and feature the same specification, including the Diamond dome tweeter, Turbine Head, Continuum and Aerofoil drive units and Matrix cabinet construction. The high-gloss Santos Rosewood finish is prepared by hand by Bowers & Wilkins craftsmen at the company’s factory in the UK.

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Halcro Returns to the Marketplace with the Eclipse Amplifier

June 8th, 2018

Many of your remember the somewhat legendary Halcro amplifiers of the past.  Halcro is returning to the market with a new amplifier called the Eclipse while maintaining the classic look of previous Halcro products.

Halcro Eclipse mono The lowest distortion amplifier in the world
  • A completely redesigned input stage
  • Lower distortion than previous dm88 flagship model (the lowe ... Read More.

Nordost Reintroduces the SuperFlatline Speaker Cable

June 1st, 2018

Nordost have reintroduced their SuperFlatline Speaker Cable. SuperFlatline was one of the original cable options that Nordost created and that is easily distinguishable by its flat design.

The SuperFlatline Speaker Cable is a true Nordost classic. It was one of the original cable options that put Nordost on the map. Easily distinguishable by its trademark, flat design, SuperFlatline quickly be ... Read More.

Wilson Audio Announces TuneTot Speaker

May 24th, 2018

Press release from Wilson Audio May 10th, 2018.

Special Applications Engineering is a part of the founding DNA of Wilson Audio. Originally, Wilson used the “special applications” nomenclature to describe products designed to solve a specific problem, such as the Wilson Audio Duette, a loudspeaker that redefined what music lovers and audiophiles believed was possible with near-boundary insta ... Read More.

Parasound Introduces the JC5 Stereo Power Amplifier

May 15th, 2018

The Halo JC 5 is Parasound's new 400 watt per channel stereo power amplifier. It's the latest achievement of Parasound value engineering in concert with audio legend John Curl.

Over the years our Curl-designed JC 1 monoblock has garnered more honors than any other amplifier, making it the benchmark for performance and value. Meanwhile, customers and dealers have been asking for an unc ... Read More.

Dan D’Agostino Announces Relentless Monoblocks

May 10th, 2018

This is certainly some of the nicest gear and this amp as they say "spares no expense" in design.

Dan D’Agostino Master Audio Systems announces a new reference mono amplifier – The Relentless Monoblock

MUNICH, GERMANY, MAY 10, 2018 — Dan D’Agostino has always had a persistent desire to better his own creations, no matter how flawless they may seem. The R ... Read More.

New Magico A3 "Budget" Speaker on Display at AXPONA

May 4th, 2018

The new Magico A3 sub 10K speakers were on display at AXPONA.  Original press release below.

December, 2017 — HAYWARD, CALIFORNIA USA – Magico, the leader in high performance loudspeaker design and manufacture, is pleased to announce the new A3.

Machined into the metal of every Magico loudspeaker is a subtle, yet permanent, “M”. Our symbol is a simple reminder to th ... Read More.

Dynaudio Special 40th Anniversary Loudspeakers

April 27th, 2018

Cutting-edge acoustic technology in a classic Dynaudio design

While not new we did hear these at AXPONA 2018 and they sounded great.  The original press release is below.

Munich, Germany (Thursday June, 2017)

Dynaudio has been launched its brand-new 40th anniversary speaker – the Special Forty – at the 2017 High End Show in Munich. The team in Dynaudio Labs ... Read More.

Audio Research Introduces REF 160M Monoblocks

March 30th, 2018

From Audio Research:

After two years in development, the new Reference 160M (REF160M) Monoblock Power Amplifier is built like no other, looks like no other, and sounds like no other amplifier that you have ever heard, but it is unmistakably Audio Research. It features a refined audio topology with fewer and better components in the signal path than in previous designs, switchable Ultralinear/Triode operatio ... Read More.